A selection of my published work.


A New Documentary Celebrates the Animated Mind of Oliver Sacks
What You Don’t Know about Catherine Coulson, the Log Lady
In the Soup: How Matt Grady Rescued This 1992 Sundance Winner
Unlovable: Charlene deGuzman on Her Kickstarter-Funded Film and the Power of Being Vulnerable
27 of Our Favorite Kickstarter-Funded Projects from 2017
14 Ways to Overcome Creative Block
12 Questions on the Future of Film
The Life-Changing Magic of Creem Magazine
A Musical Village Takes Root in New Orleans
Kazoo Is the Magazine Every Brilliant, Fierce Young Girl Deserves

Brain & Life

Food for Thought
Sowing Self-Esteem
Try This at Home
Rethink Chronic Pain
Rest, Assured

Neurology Today

Should There Be a Moratorium on Human Germline Editing?
John Hardy, PhD, on Unraveling the Genetics of Alzheimer’s Disease and Attending the ‘Oscars of Science’
2015 MacArthur Fellow Beth Stevens, PhD, on Discovering a New Role for Microglia in the Developing Brain
Lorenz Studer, MD, PhD, on Developing Stem Cell Therapies for Parkinson’s Disease and Receiving a MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant
The Theory of Everything: Stephen Hawking’s Story on the Big Screen


Arcade Fire’s Violinist Brings Hot Yoga to Williamsburg
Where I Can Meditate Like the Impatient New Yorker I Am
I Did Yoga Outside With 10,000 People Dressed All in White


Inside the Obsessive-Compulsive Brain
What Poverty Does to Your Brain

The Daily Dot

In Virtual Reality, Doctors Can Reach Inside Your Organs
Coexisting with Our Future Mindclones
This App Wants to Take You to the Doctor


Artist Turns Your Brainwaves Into 3D-Printed Sculptures
8 Ways Tech Has Completely Rewired Our Brains
‘Fag Face’ Mask Protests Sex Discrimination in Facial-Scanning Tech
How a Video Artist Made Don Draper a Gay Rights Mouthpiece
It’s Okay to Be ‘Fat In Public,’ Declares Body-Positive Blog
13-Year-Old Blogger: I Promise Girls Will Change the World
Yes, Emoji Death Threats Are Admissible In Court
Why Amateur Porn Will Never Be Safe
The Gadget That Reaches Inside Your Dreams


The Survival Sketchbook
Penny For Your Thoughts
The Mermaids Ride Again
Oh, Behave! Amanda Palmer Stars at P.S. 122’s Spring Gala
Life After 30 Rock: Catching Up with a Comedian Not Named Alec Baldwin
New York Darling Kilo Kish Heads for the (Hollywood) Hills
Flash Forward: DJ Legend Grandmaster Flash Makes W Hotel Hipsters Go Wild